John Lackey Tagged With Loss in Red Sox-Yankees Match
Boston struck out 10 times against C.C. Sabathia in losing 5-2 to New York on Tuesday at Fenway Park.
New York won as a -137 favorite, while Over-Under bettors who played UNDER the total of 9.5 were rewarded at the payout window.
C.C. Sabathia earned the victory for the Yankees, throwing 6 innings of work, striking out 10, walking 2, and allowing 10 hits and 2 earned runs. That effort was supported by 2 RBIs from Eric Chavez in the win.
Boston got a 7-inning outing from John Lackey in the loss. He gave up 4 earned runs, 4 walks and 7 hits in his time on the mound, while Jed Lowrie had 3 hits in the loss for the Red Sox.
Boston outhit their counterparts 13-9 in the game.
Mariano Rivera pitched the final 1 inning for the save. He struck out 1 and allowed 1 hit in his outing.